District News

“Free rank advancement” new policy

A Change in Free Rank Advancement AN IMPORTANT UPDATE ON THE MIDDLE TENNESSEE COUNCIL FREE RANK ADVANCEMENT PROGRAM Dear Scouters We want to take this opportunity to acknowledge your dedication to the advancement of our Scouts. Currently we have seen an increase in...

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Earn a JEDI MASTER patch

Are you interested in earning the coveted district JEDI MASTER patch? Commissioners are the JEDI of Scouting, come find out how you can earn this rare patch on Sep 28th, 6:00 PM at St. Paul's Episcopal Church. It will only take about 15 minutes to review the...

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Bobcat Day

Hey Pack families of Trail of Tears. We have had over 350 new families sign up in the Scouting Program so far. Let’s let them know about this Awesome and FUN Family event on Sept 30th. It’s our third annual Bobcat Day!!!!! Sign up at...

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BALOO and Bobcat Day

Don't forget BALOO Training and Bobcat Day to be held on Saturday, September 30 at Barfield Park. Bobcat day is from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.; BALOO training is from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. Please see the doubleknot links for registration at MTCBSA.org. Bobcat day is $5; BALOO is...

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2017 Trail of Tears District Bobcat Day

2017 Trail of Tears District Bobcat Day10am - 2pm Sept. 30, 2017Barfield Park Pavilion # 6 697 Veterans Pkwy Murfreesboro, TNBring the whole family and learn with your son as he will be earning his first Rank (Bobcat).  After that join the FUN as we launch...

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Trail of Tears STEM Day Event

TRAIL OF TEARS STEM & PARENT'S LEADERSHIP TRAINING DAY Sept. 23, 10AM - 1PM MTSU WALKER LIBRARY, RM 272Come join the Trail of Tears Cub Scouts in a STEM event where the youth will get to participate in an "Hour of Code". While the Scouts are having fun coding,...

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September Roundtable

Just in case you missed it, the newsletter from roundtable is attached, along with the district calendar in 2 different formats (so use whichever works best for you). Please share with those in your unit who are not on the email distribution list. As always, let us...

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Roundtable – September 7th

Hear ye, hear ye, Scouters of the Trail of Tears realm. The time is drawing nigh for another sitting at the Roundtable. Whether you are a seasoned Roundtable veteran or a newly selected Roundtable squire your presence is requested on the 7th of September, in the year...

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Friendly Popcorn Show & Sell Reminder

Good morning Popcorn Units!!!! I wanted to share a few friendly reminders about your Show & Sell popcorn order: 1. Your Show & Sell order is due in the Campmasters popcorn system by this Friday, August 18 by 5:00 p.m. Please contact Sherry Rakes at srakes if...

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Trainers EDGE

Good Morning Folks! Please send this flyer to your distribution lists, we need to promote Trainers EDGE more heavily. Talk about it at District meetings. This is a training for trainers specifically, or anyone else who gets up in front of a crowd to tell them...

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Popcorn

Hi everyone, I'm Kristie Peebles I am the popcorn chair for our district if you have any questions or if you are new to popcorn and need advice feel free to contact me I'll be happy to help. Let's raise lots of money and sell lots of product. Remember to go over...

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Roundtable 8/3/17

​ Hear ye, hear ye, Scouters of the Trail of Tears realm. The time is drawing nigh for the return of the Roundtable. Whether you are a seasoned Roundtable veteran or a newly selected Roundtable squire your presence is requested on the 3rd of August, in the year of our...

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Training and Stem Day

Hey Trail of Tears As we are gearing up for the new year of Scouting. We wanted to give everyone the opportunity to get trained and kick the year off right . Saturday August 12 at MTSU James E Walker library room 272 form 10am-1pm. We are offering Specific leadership...

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Service Hours Opportunity

Leaders, I was asked to send this out as a possible opportunity for Boy Scouts to gain service hours. It entails working concessions at Blackman High School put on by the football boosters. The volunteers will need to be 12 years of age and above. They can sign up...

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District Committee Meeting 7/27, 7:30pm

Dear Scouters, Just quick reminder of our DCM this Thursday, 7:30pm at St Paul's. Look forward to seeing our committee members and anyone else wishing to attend. I am excited about kicking off the Fall scouting season! YIS, Jerrod -- You received this message because...

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Registration

Hey Trail of Tears District the Best District in the Council! I wanted to touch base with everyone, hope all have had a great summer and loads of FUN. As we near recruitment season, here are a couple of items for your consideration. Please make sure your “Be A Scout”...

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VA Veterans Day Parade

VA Tennessee Valley Healthcare System Alvin C. York Campus 3400 Lebanon Pike Murfreesboro, TN 37129 Veterans Day Parade The Boy Scouts of America are cordially invited to participate in the 4th Annual Veterans Day Parade to be held on the grounds of the VA Tennessee...

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